OAP fighting for life after car crash

An elderly man is in a critical condition after a two-vehicle crash in Hadleigh this afternoon.

The accident happened shortly after 1.15pm where Lady Lane meets Ipswich Road.

A spokesman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “At this moment in time, it is not clear what the man’s injuries are but our crews have been battling hard to keep him alive.

“He is believed to be in his 80s and has been transported to Ipswich Hospital by land ambulance with an air ambulance escort.”